designating domain users as administrators

Gerald W. Carter cartegw at Eng.Auburn.EDU
Mon Mar 16 17:55:57 GMT 1998

Jeff S Engelhardt wrote:
> How do I get domain accounts to appear as administrators on the local machines?
> Is this even an option?  If this is not a current option are there plans to
> make it so in the future?  What I would like to have is a group to which
> certain users could belong if we want them to have administrator privileges on
> the local machine.
> We are running samba-pdc on a Sun running Solaris 2.5 serving NT 4.0 workstations.

see 'domain admins' parameter in smb.conf man page

                            Gerald ( Jerry ) Carter	
Engineering Network Services                           Auburn University 
jerry at   

       "...a hundred billion castaways looking for a home."
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